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Dickins, Dorothy (1898-1975) Wanted : A Healthy South

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.275 Author/Creator: Dickins, Dorothy (1898-1975) Place Written: Atlanta, Georgia Type: Pamphlet Date: 1946 Pagination: 30 p. ; 23 x 15.1 cm.

One pamphlet entitled, "Wanted: A Healthy South," by Dorothy Dickins. Item is an overview of the differences in health between white and black Americans. Study points to a variety of sanitation, housing, income inequality as signifiers of the inequality. Also provides statistics and illustrations of the data pulled from the 1940 census.

Printed by the Southern Regional Council.

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